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752. Steampunk: Repurposing the Nineteenth Century

Monday, 12 January, 12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Chicago F, Chicago Marriott

A special session

Presiding: Lisa M. Hager, Univ. of Wisconsin, Waukesha

1. "Time, Trauma, and Twin Towers: Steampunk after 9/11; or, Fort-Da, in Brass," Rachel Bowser, Georgia Gwinnett Coll.; Brian Croxall, Emory Univ.

2. "Women of Ill Repute and Dirty Deeds: Steampunk, Victorian Studies, and Dirt," Lisa M. Hager

3. "Making Steampunk: Arts and Crafts, Spreadability, and the Varieties of Do-It-Yourself History," Roger Whitson, Washington State Univ., Pullman

For abstracts, visit commons.mla.org/members/lmhager/docs/.


Subject:

  • General Literature – Cultural Studies, Folklore, and Popular Culture

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